By Graphic Display World
FUJIFILM North America Corporation, Graphic Systems Division announced a collaboration with Zund America, Inc., a company providing highly sought-after cutting solutions for processing a wide variety of materials today, including corrugated display and packaging and sign and display materials, as well as folding carton applications. The collaboration will enable Fujifilm’s print service provider customers to obtain access to Zund America, Inc.’s collection of cutting technologies and methods that will provide a comprehensive solution for packaging, marketing materials, and signage.
“We are pleased to work alongside Zund America, Inc., to answer the needs of our customers looking for cost-effective, successful cutting solutions,” said Todd Zimmerman, division president, FUJIFILM North America Corporation, Graphic Systems Division. “As we move into the future of printing, and as integration and automation become increasingly important, it was critical for us to continue to evolve as it relates to finishing. With our combined efforts, Fujifilm and Zund America, Inc.’s digital cutting systems will offer specialized resources designed for professionals that need to deliver high quality and diverse products under tight turnarounds in an evolving market.”
Under this new partnership, FUJIFILM North America Corporation will market and sell all of the digital cutting systems available from Zund America, Inc. to print service providers in the U.S. and Canada – offering a complete solution across multiple print markets, including Sign & Display and Packaging. The Zund America, Inc. cutting systems will complement the expansive portfolio of Fujifilm solutions from the Acuity LED 1600 printers to the modular OnsetX Series of printers and beyond.
Additionally, Zund UK announced a new innovative solution-based partnership with Inca Digital, a company whose products FUJIFILM North America Corporation’s Graphic Systems Division distributes exclusively in the Americas. This new partnership further enables customers to, according to the Zünd website, “fully benefit from a complete workflow solution from prepress automation, cloud-based set-up, print job completion and direct to cut finishing.” Since the beginning of their development in the 1980s, Zünd digital cutting solutions have been engineered to complement a rapidly evolving printing industry. Today these cutting systems provide end-users with cutting capabilities for all substrates. With an extensive list of standard features and available customizable options, each system is built to ensure customers benefit from innovative technology, robust construction, minimal downtime, and high reliability.